S5360XXLK3 Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread for Galaxy Y S5360 can be downloaded by Vodafone subscribers of United Kingdom. We will be going through the guide to install XXLK3 Android 2.3.6 firmware on Galaxy Y S5360 manually, you can also update to the latest firmware via Kies Software.
XXLK3 Android 2.3.6 is an official firmware update by Samsung, your device will lose root and other installed Custom ROMs. We will be going through a tutorial to root Galaxy Y S5360 soon.
Also Read: How to Root Galaxy Y S5360
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Install XXLK3 Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread for Galaxy Y S5360
Take a complete backup of data,apps and settings as the procedure may wipe your data.
Make sure that the battery of device has a minimum charge of 60%.
Enable “USB debugging” on your device by going to Settings >> Developer options >> Enable USB debugging.
Download Kies Software to install drivers.
Extract the Firmware file which you have downloaded in above step. You will get “.tar” file along with other files.
Extract Odin to get “Odin3 v3.07.exe” file.
Switch off device.
Boot device into download mode. Press and hold Volume Down, Home, Power till device turns on and then press Volume Up to enter download mode.
Connect device to computer using USB cable. Odin will detect your device and ID:COM will turn yellow and a message appears saying “Added”. Re-install drivers if Odin fails to detect device.
Click on “PDA button” in Odin and navigate to select “.tar″ file which you have downloaded.
In Odin make sure that “Auto Reboot” and “F.Reset Time” are selected and “Re-Partition” check box is unchecked.
Click on Start button in Odin to start flashing Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread. When flashing is complete you will get a PASS message.
Disconnect device from your computer and let it boot automatically.
XXLK3 Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread on Galaxy Y S5360 is installed. You can check firmware version by going to Settings >> About Phone.